Preview: The 2017 NAIAS in Detroit

It’s about time! Preview Nr. 1: BMW, Mercedes and Audi at the 2017 NAIAS in Detroit


Flying to Detroit and kicking off the (automobile) year has already become a tradition 🙂 The 2017 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) marks my sixth trip to Detroit. Since my plane to the US leaves in about one week, my excitement keeps growing and growing. Read more

Joint Venture for Electric Charging Announced

BMW, Daimler, Volkswagen, Ford, Audi and Porsche team-up in a joint venture


Could this be the breakthrough for E-Mobility ? At least it might be a major step towards the future of emission-free driving. Today marks the beginning of a joint venture between the BMW Group, Ford Motor Company, Daimler AG and the Volkswagen Group (with Audi and Porsche). All companies have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoM) to create a new electric charging network across Europe. Read more

2016 Audi A4 2.0 TDI Ultra – Drive and Review

Driving the all-new 2016 Audi A4 2.0 TDI Ultra


Exactly one and a half years passed since I was able to test drive the previous generation of the Audi A4. The 2014 Audi A4 was a sophisticated and well-engineered mid-sized premium sedan. However, to compete against other premium competitors, such as the BMW 3 Series or the Mercedes C-Class, it lacked state of the art infotainment and safety features. Read more

Preview: The 2016 NAIAS in Detroit

The 2016 North American International Auto Show in Detroit: Preview


The North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) is the most anticipated auto show I look forward to attend year by year. Over time, after I am going to visit Detroit now for the fourth time in a row, NAIAS created the impression that it emphazies power and performance oriented cars to be unveiled in Motor City. Read more